The Economist

Insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology, books and arts

410,149 15 Followers
Editors
Denise Law

Head of Product @TheEconomist. Previously Community Editor. A Canadian living in London via Hong Kong, Shanghai and Utrecht.

Caz Carter

If we bring a little joy into your humdrum lives, it makes us feel as though our hard work ain't been in vain for nothin'

John Prideaux

I’m U.S. Editor at The Economist.

Tom Standage

Deputy editor of The Economist, NYT-bestselling author of “A History of the World in 6 Glasses”, drummer, gamer, pizza-maker, etc

Bo Franklin

Social Media Writer @TheEconomist.

Melissa Heikkila

Social Media Journalist at The Economist

The Economist

Insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology, books and arts.

Latest Posts

Stephen Hawking, the man who explained the universe

Stephen Hawking died on March 14th 2018

Mistakes, we’ve drawn a few

Learning from our errors in data visualisation

How the royal houses of Europe abandoned the Romanovs

They were all related but, as Helen Rappaport shows, nationalism prevailed over sentiment

Gandhi’s warnings are as relevant as ever

Ramachandra Guha’s magisterial biography illuminates the public and private man

Eleanor Roosevelt was ahead of her time

America’s longest-serving first lady towered over the 20th century

Jimi Hendrix changed the way the guitar is played

The voodoo child’s legacy was greater than his songs

How the son of a Swiss peasant became a synonym for luxury

When César Ritz arrived in London, the hotels were dismal and the chefs were drunk

Reviews

No reviews, submit yours below.
Add review

Login to submit your review.